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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through December 2018.

Imports: Weighing machines, weights, parts

Weighing machines, weights, parts, the No. 410 import by value totaled $61.47 million for the month of December, $754.03 million through December of 2018, and $699.8 million for all of 2017, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

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Top Sources

RankCountryYTD
1China$300.54 M
2Japan$128.69 M
3Mexico$95.3 M
4Germany$74.88 M
5Canada$21.66 M
6The Netherlands$18.29 M
7United Kingdom$16.66 M
8Sri Lanka$13.25 M
9South Korea$12.45 M
10Switzerland$12.25 M
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $754.03 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Los Angeles $147,701,983
2Port of Newark $57,924,522
3Pharr International Bridge in Texas $55,808,742
4Port of Oakland, Calif. $54,164,910
5Chicago O’Hare International Airport $49,513,300
6Port of Long Beach $42,514,064
7Port of Tacoma, Wash. $40,965,072
8Port of Seattle, Wash. $28,323,748
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $21,180,564
10Brownsville International Bridges $19,987,401

U.S. imports of Weighing machines, weights, parts increased 7.75 percent through December to $754.03 million

U.S. imports of Weighing machines, weights, parts increased 7.75 percent from $699.8 million to $754.03 million in 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 410 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 410 for the last full year with a total value of $699.8 million, a $34.42 million, 4.69 percent decreased from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 4 Port of Oakland, Calif. and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Japan, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Canada. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Pharr International Bridge in Texas, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Port of Tacoma, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Newark.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $300,538,826
2Japan $128,688,181
3Mexico $95,302,220
4Germany $74,877,440
5Canada $21,656,800
6The Netherlands $18,285,922
7United Kingdom $16,656,026
8Sri Lanka $13,246,421
9South Korea $12,447,031
10Switzerland $12,246,206

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Los Angeles $27,372,318
2Chicago $22,145,144
3Laredo $18,540,446
4Cleveland $14,470,653
5San Francisco $14,362,854
6New York City $10,285,114
7New Orleans $9,312,122
8Atlanta/Savannah $8,293,295
9Minneapolis $7,380,459
10St. Louis $5,484,481

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 6.74 percent compared to last year to $147.7 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 28.8 percent compared to last year to $57.92 million.
  • Pharr International Bridge in Texas fell 21.2 percent compared to last year to $55.81 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 3.23 percent compared to last year to $54.16 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 22.19 percent compared to last year to $49.51 million.

There are several hundred airports, seaports and border crossings that handle international trade; they are, in turn, part of the roughly four dozen U.S. Customs districts.

Highlights for the top five foreign markets:

  • U.S. imports from No. 1 China increased $1.83 million, 0.61 percent, (39.86 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Japan increased $5.26 million, 4.26 percent, (17.07 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Mexico increased $9.76 million, 11.41 percent, (12.64 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Germany increased $17.45 million, 30.39 percent, (9.93 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Canada increased $200,695, 0.94 percent, (2.87 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 82.37 percent of all these Weighing machines, weights, parts imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $621.06 million of the $754.03 million total.

All totaled, 48.42 percent of all these Weighing machines, weights, parts imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $365.11 million of the $754.03 million total